It would seem that there appears to be a negative to having the author so established in a forum before hosting, we talk here rather than on the site, so it looks like the comic is less viewed than it is.
Though I wonder what joke "fell flat"? I can only assume it was the evolution joke, which I found hilarious.
Thanks to Ninja Chocobo for the avatar.
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